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Finding aid for the National Association of Social Workers Medical Social Work Section records

Finding aid prepared by Sue Luftschein, 2011 July

Summary Information

Repository
USC Libraries Special Collections
Creator
American Association of Medical Social Workers.
Creator
National Association of School Social Workers.
Creator
National Association of Social Workers. Medical Social Work Section.
Title
National Association of Social Workers Medical Social Work Section records
Collection no.
0486
Date [bulk]
Bulk, 1953-1959
Date [inclusive]
1931-1974
Extent
0.42 Linear feet, 1 box
Language
English
Abstract
The National Association of Social Workers Medical Social Work Section records consist of meeting minutes and agendas, report, membership lists, and some correspondence, 1931-1974 (bulk 1953-1959), that document the activities of the Los Angeles chapter of this organization. The meeting minutes are primarily those of the NASW Executive Committee; the reports are primarily ones produced by members of the Medical Social Work Section; and the membership lists are those of medical social workers in the Los Angeles area.

Preferred Citation

[Box/folder# or item name], National Association of Social Workers Medical Social Work Section records, Collection no. 0486, California Social Welfare Archives, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California

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Scope and Content

The National Association of Social Workers Medical Social Work Section records consist of meeting minutes and agendas, report, membership lists, and some correspondence, 1931-1974 (bulk 1953-1959), that document the activities of the Los Angeles chapter of this organization. The meeting minutes are primarily those of the NASW Executive Committee that were distributed to the membership; the reports are primarily ones produced by members of the Medical Social Work Section; and the membership lists are those of medical social workers in the Los Angeles area and cover the transition period of the organization from the American Association of Medical Social Workers to the Medical Social Work Section of the National Association of Social Workers. Also included are membership lists and minutes from meetings of the NASW Social Work Research Section.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

USC Libraries Special Collections
2011 July
Doheny Memorial Library 206
3550 Trousdale Parkway
Los Angeles, California, 90089-0189
213-740-5900
specol@usc.edu

Conditions Governing Access

Advance notice required for access.

Conditions Governing Use

The use of archival materials for on-site research does not constitute permission from the California Social Welfare Archives to publish them. Copyright has not been assigned to the California Social Welfare Archives, and the researcher is instructed to obtain permission to quote from or publish manuscripts in the CSWA’s collections from the copyright holder.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • National Association of Social Workers. Medical Social Work Section. -- Archives
  • National Association of Social Workers. -- Archives

Genre(s)

  • Agendas (administrative records)
  • Correspondence
  • Minutes
  • Reports

Subject(s)

  • Medical social work--United States--Archival resources

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Collection Inventory

Box Folder

 Medical social work and public health--papers and photographs 1931-1974 

Scope and Content

Reprint of "Medical Social Work and Public Health Activities" by Frank L. Kelly, M.D. (1931)

Abstract: "Some Social Issues in Health" by Alfred H. Katz, D.S.W. (1970)

"Human Caring and Sexuality in Chronic Illness" buy Joyce Testa Salhoot (1974)

"The Social Caseworker's Responsibilities in a Medical Residency Training Program" by Paul B. Magnus

1 1

 NASW Medical Social Work Section membership lists, meeting agendas and minutes, correspondence 1953-1957 

1 2

 Social Work Research Section announcements, minutes, correspondence 1955-1958 

1 3

 Executive Committee meeting minutes, TIAC Steering Commmittee minutes 1954-1955 

1 4

 Executive Committee meeting minutes and committee reports, membership directory 1956 

1 5

 Executive Committee meeting minutes and committee reports, Social Work Research Section minutes and reports 1956 

1 6

 Executive Committee meeting minutes and committee reports, Research Section minutes and reports 1957 

1 7

 Executive Committee meeting minutes and committee reports 1957 May, November 

1 8

 Executive Committee meeting minutes and committee reports 1956-1959, 1963 

Scope and Content

File includes paper, "The Council on Medical and Health Services--Its Purpose, Focus and Programs".

1 9

 Executive Committee meeting minutes and committee reports 1958-1959 

Scope and Content

File includes "A Study of Practice Consultation Provided by the Medical Social Social Work Section, National Association of Social Workers" by Ethel Cohen (1958).

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